Bisch & Son Funeral Home

505 East Allen, Springfield, IL


Julie E. Harbauer

March 27, 1949May 16, 2020

Springfield, IL-Julie E. Harbauer, 71, a lifelong resident of Springfield, passed away at 6:40 am Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Aperion Care in Springfield.

Julie was born March 27, 1949, the daughter of Norvin and Phyllis (Hollenbeck) Elmore. She graduated from Springfield High School in 1967. Her parents preceded her in death.

Julie owned and operated a private daycare for several years and also worked in various flower shops. She was a devoted mother and grandmother and enjoyed times with her family.

Surviving are her son Eric of Springfield, her grandchildren; Makena and Greydon Harbauer, her sister, Jodie Larson of Springfield, two nieces, Alinda Hale and Aimee Allbritton, as well as her ex-husband, John Harbauer of Springfield.

Cremation rites accorded by the Bisch and Son Crematory.

A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Bisch and Son Funeral Home 505 E. Allen Springfield, IL from 9:00-10:00 am. COVID-19 restrictions and CDC guidelines will be followed including social distancing and visitors to wear mask. A private memorial service will be held with Rev. Mark Gifford officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family. Arrangements are in the care of Bisch and Son Funeral Home. 544-5424


  • Norvin Elmore, Father (deceased)
  • Phyllis Elmore (nee Hollenbeck), Mother (deceased)
  • Eric Harbauer, Son
  • Jodie Larson, Sister
  • Makena Harbauer, Granddaughter
  • Greydon Harbauer, Grandson
  • Alinda Hale, Niece
  • Aimee Allbritton, Niece
  • John Harbauer, Ex-Husband

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  • Susan G. Komen Foundation


  • Memorial Visitation

    Friday, May 22, 2020


Julie E. Harbauer

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Lori Harlan

May 22, 2020

So sorry for your loss, Eric. Keeping all of you in our thoughts during the difficult days ahead.

Flora Dennison

May 19, 2020

Eric I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers and thoughts to your family

Andy Seck

May 19, 2020

Julie was the most kind person I've ever met. She was always helping others and making sure everyone was taken care off. She provided the flowers for our wedding and I will never forget how beautiful they were. Rest in peace Julie.


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